Today’s Headlines

  • Rahm Emanuel Tells Team Trump How to Sell Its Infrastructure Plan (Chicago Tribune)
  • Trump Meets Atlanta Freeway Arson First Responders, Stumps for Road Spending (AJC)
  • Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Takes Aim at the Scourge of Drunk Pedestrians (WaPo)
  • Instead of Blaming Pedestrians for Fatality Uptick, CNNMoney Examines Dangerous Road Design
  • …But Eastern Washington Reporters and Cops Haven’t Gotten the Message (KNDO)
  • NACTO: “Rogue” Bike-Share Companies Aren’t Good for Cities (Next City)
  • Capital Bikeshare Will Expand to Prince George’s County, MD, Next Year (WaPo)
  • Times-Picayune Talks With Cycling Advocates to Mark New Orleans Bike to Work Day
  • Tulsa Just Opened Its First Parking-Protected Bike Lanes (News on 6)
  • CityLab Spotlights New Streetfilm on Oslo’s Move to a Car-Free Central City

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Trump Budget Is a Disaster for Cities and Transit (WaPo, Vox) Housing Advocates Fear Big HUD Cuts (WaPo) Trump Likely to Face Congressional Resistance to Scorched-Earth Budget (The Atlantic) In Detroit, Trump Hypes Rollback of Fuel Economy Standards (NYT, USA Today) London Mayor Sadiq Khan Proposes £770 Million for Bike Initiatives (The Guardian) Tempe Police’s Jaywalking Crackdown — “A Tax on […]

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Obama: Mayors Are the Ones Who Really Get It (Politico, Fiscal Times) Yet Another Transpo Funding Deadline Nears (The Hill) DC Plays With New Identity as Hub of Transportation Innovation (WaPo) House to Launch Probe of Automated Train Control (The Hill) Pope Offers Wise Words on Urban Planning and Transit (WaPo) It’s More Popular Than Ever […]

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Transportation for America on Trump Transit Cuts: “This Is Not a Big City Thing” (Next City) Atlanta Transit Could Lose Out on $3 Billion If Trump Cuts New Starts and TIGER (AJC) Self-Driving Buses: Cool, But Not Yet Cheap (or Tested) Enough to Be a Real Solution (Eno) When It Comes to Access to Transit, Poorer Parts […]

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Road to Ruin for America’s Transportation – Why Not Just Give Up Some Roads? (Grist) Financial Times: America Needs Its Own Infrastructure Bank Motorcycle Enthusiasts Happy About USDOT Anti-Distracted Driving Efforts (Clutch&Chrome) Maybe It’s Time for Angelenos to Embrace Public Transit (NBCLA) Driverless Cars Would Likely Lead to Sprawl (Bloomberg) How Do We Retrofit Suburbia? […]

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Senate Committee to Grill Anthony Foxx Next Week (Charlotte Observer, The Hill) Will Foxx Carry On LaHood’s Anti-Distracted Driving Mantle? (Michigan Radio) Private Companies Could Help Fund, Maintain DC’s Purple Line (WaPo) A Century After Pedestrians Lost the Streets, They’re Taking Them Back (The Smart Set) Nostalgic for “Highway Revolts”? One’s Happening Near Salt Lake […]

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Census Shows Population Losses in Cities, Growth in Suburbs (Governing, FiveThirtyEight) Lawmakers See Tax Repatriation as Source of Funds for Infrastructure (The Hill) MD Gov. Larry Hogan Tells Trump Admin About His Pet Road Projects (WaPo) Elaine Chao Talks Trump, Tech, Personal History With USA Today Dallas Can’t Count on Federal Funds for Its Transit Plans (D Mag) Miami Voters Divided on […]